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Al Jazeera America
Nov 21, 2013 3:30am EST
they have what is called the thin file. they don't have a lot of credit yet, and so they can turn it around easily by starting to pay the new credit on time, and not overutilizing or maxing out their credit. they could make a change fast. >> one positive change came across because of a card act by congress is that there is not as much credit available to those under 21. how does that affect these numbers? >> it's a double-edge sword because it kept lenders from sending new proposals or new credit cards to people under 21. but the double-edge sword is that they don't have that experience and the ability to learn from it until they're older. it's important nor them to learn how to pay bills well early so when they want to get a mortgage later they have that experience and they have the good credit score to rely on. >> it forced lenders to take a harder look at the ability to pay bills, which has kept some people from getting credit for people of all ages. has that resulted from fewer people with bad credit from being on the books. >> it may have. there so many different sources, so it makes i
Al Jazeera America
Nov 28, 2013 11:30am EST
of churches and other houses of worship, they don't have to worship, they don't have to provide it. provide it. they don't have to paid for it. they don't have to paid for it. >> when it was announced the >> when it was announced the supreme court would hear the hop supreme court would hear the hop hobby lobby case yesterday, the hobby lobby case yesterday, the white house put out a statement. white house put out a statement. our policy is designed to insure our policy is designed to insure that healthcare decisions are that healthcare decisions are made between a woman and her made between a woman and her doctor. doctor. the president believes that no the president believes that no one, including the government or one, including the government or for-profit corporations should for-profit corporations should be able to dictate those be able to dictate those decisions to women. decisions to women. over the summer the tenth over the summer the tenth circuit court of appeals in circuit court of appeals in denver ruled in favor of hobby denver ruled in favor of hobby lobby contending because it's
Al Jazeera America
Nov 16, 2013 1:00am EST
supporting a republican bill allowing americans to keep their health plans even if they don't meet the affordable care act standards. the white house says the president will veto the bill >> formal charges have been vialed against theodore wafer, the michigan man who allegedly shot unarmed teenager renisha mcbride dead on his front porch. renisha mcbride crashed her car and walked to theodore wafer's house for wep. theodore wafer has been charged with murder. the details are unclear. >> devastation in the philippines - a struggle to reach survivors as thousands are homeless and desperate. international aid is pouring in as a clean-up operation tries to speed up deliveries of relief supplies. >> in china - an overhaul of the one-child rule. the ruling communist party decided couples can have a second child if the mum or dad is an only child. i'm morgan radford. those are the headlines. "consider this" is next and you can get the latest news online at aljazeera.com. see you in an hour. arms and almost two weeks later the shooter was charged. consider this, with similarities to the tr
Al Jazeera America
Nov 21, 2013 1:00am EST
in the system. i don't know how they got through the hole. i'm grateful the f.b.i. did the job they did to find prints on i.e.d.s and link them to the bombs. >> how did it happen, given there did seem to be notification about at least one of them - with fingerprints in the system. >> you know, someone has to look in the right place at the right way. it's possible fingerprints taken at the time may not have been the full prints. we in the f.b.i. do major case prints. we print all the fingertips, bottom parts of the finger, the palm, the thumb. every part of the hand with a print - we keep that in the database. when incarcerated in iraq in 2006, they may have had partial prints and it may not have led to leading to this i.e.d. part, it may not have been the same partial print. i don't know as far as the database that homeland security was using. i don't know to what extent they researched the backgrounds. it may have been they plead their case, said they were refugees, coming from a village or clan. >> the first suspect, waad ramadan alwan was admitted to the u.s. after he claimed he faced persec
Al Jazeera America
Nov 8, 2013 11:30am EST
that this isn't anything that doesn't benefit from inside. but on the outside they don't know where the price is going, and they certainly don't know what is growth of the company is going to be. so that's where you get into trouble. >> isn't it ironic twitser a source of democracy on the web, where people can say anything, but does the nature of an i.p.o. make this moment elightening us the. >> it is an exclusive process. twitser not offering all of its shares up to the public, it is only offering a small slice, and they are just aren't enough to go around to everyone that wants them. >> so what does twitter buying selling or creating we will talk about that when we come back? (vo) al jazeera america we understand that every news story begins and ends with people. >> the efforts are focused on rescuing stranded residents. (vo) we pursue that story beyond the headline, past the spokesperson, to the streets. >> thousands of riot police deployed across the capitol. (vo) we put all of our global resources behind every story. >> it is a scene of utter devastation. (vo) and follow it no matter wh
Al Jazeera America
Nov 25, 2013 9:00pm EST
the emotions. i don't if there is a way to bring closure. does this report end this chapter and allow families to go forward? >> well, i hope it does. you know, my fear is that we'll continue to have this dribble of information that comes out. every time another report comes out or additional information gets leaked, it only serves to tear open the wounds and hinder the healing process. >> i would be concerned about that, and i understand there are some efforts in the journalism community to try to release the rest of the information in the interest of public attention to be brought to everything that happened. do you see that as being an effective tool? is that something that the general public really should know? the full scope of the investigation? >> i don't think so. you know, there needs to be a balance between first amendment rights, peopl people's curiositd the rights of the community. you know, is it really all that important that the details of what occurred at this school come out? when it's only going to serve to again hinder the healing process of the town. cause people in the tow
Al Jazeera America
Nov 7, 2013 10:00pm EST
is sorry to the millions of americans that are losing their healthcare plans because the coverage don't doesn't meet the requirements mandated by the affordable care act. the president has been saying for years if he the they like tr plans they can keep them. will see you back here at 11:00 eastern and 8:00 west edmonton:. the fda takes a hit on obese tea. owety. owe obesity of is this a band-aid on a far larger problem? >> john kerr kerry announces a l in geneva. >>> j why did that documentary never see the light of day in america? the block buster director and sir jackie stewart will join us with that story. >>> i'm antonio mora we begin with this your health and the fda. most people know that transfats can be really bad for you. now the food and drug administration has put out a propos al thaal that could see transfats banned from the diet they raise bad cholesterol and they have no known health benefit or safety limit. to understand the significance of the proposal i'm joined by dean ornis. thiornishi dean great to have you with us what did you think when you heard this announceme
Al Jazeera America
Nov 23, 2013 11:30am EST
it into five pieces, as long as five pieces get done, i don't care what it looks like as long as it's delivering on those core values that we talk about. what we don't want to do is carve out one piece of it, let's say agriculture jobs, which are important, but is easier, frankly, or the high-skilled jobs that many in your audience would immediately want to do. but leave behind some of the tougher stuff that still needs to get done. >> reporter: this renewed effort for immigration reform comes nearly five months after the senate passed a bipartisan comprehensive bill called "the border security economic opportunity and immigration modern ization act." it is now in the hands of the house. the senate version includes border security, it doubles the size of border control with the mandatory force . a path to citizenship for millions of undocumented immigrants, and worker visas, more high tech and low-skilled worker visas requires a workplace verification system for employers. and law enforcement detailing protections for workers, refugee provisions and what happens if an immigrant brea
Al Jazeera America
Nov 12, 2013 12:00am EST
identity out of fear of retaliation. >> if they have someone they don't like, they target him. they set up a couple of formations in a false place for that individual and they make the plan that that individual is going to show up there. and when they don't show up in the right place they're going to write them up. they'll see a soldier that is on edge, they'll push them to get them to lash out. >> a lot of these service personnel are being pushed out without any unemployment insurance, without benefits of any kind, access to the g.i. bill, any kind of support. what happens to them? >> the majority are homeless. if they don't have a family to go home to. i've seen soldiers actually taken out to the front gate with all their possessions and sat down. they don't have a car. they don't have a family. so they're out there with a flat screen tv sitting in the grass. >> in july, andrew long was charged from the air force losing access to benefits like the g.i. bill and unemployment insurance. his discharge form cites misconduct and drug abuse. >> there was no drug abuse found. i never came up ho
Al Jazeera America
Nov 19, 2013 2:30am EST
-- >> if you don't mind, united states is an ally that is helping pakistan's economy, and it ease war against terrorism, but it is an enemy in the case of drones killing innocents. and then we with have same say they were never our friends and never will be. and then first world says pakistanis from an international rate society of religious extremists. i want to get your comments on this, the founder of the terrorist group, openly hosts popular rallies. bin laden was found a mile from military come pound, and many people say that pakistan government is harboring extremists. so what is your response so the contention that it is the drone strikes in. >> well, look, i think the drone strikes are on -- i agree with her in a narrow sense. drone strikes have increasingly taken to united states to difficult territory, in the feelings with pakistan. because now it is the case of the parliament of pakistan, the prime minister, and i think some significant portion think that it is a violation of their territorial sovereignty, whereas in the past we had private arrangements to continue this, now i thin
Al Jazeera America
Nov 20, 2013 5:00pm EST
commanders a disservice. i don't think they should be distracted by having to handle legal matters. and in any organization they're going to want to continue to own their own truth. right now they're above the law. i think to allow commanders to make these decisions is unfair to the victim. it's unfair to the accused, and it's unfair to the commander. i do agree with that statement. i think that it's up to congress right now to make those changes so that victims don't have to continue to experience exactly what you just described. >> eugene, is this a current system that has only become more unworkable as more women have entered the ranks? >> yes, it is, ray, although the issues with the system go far beyond issues relating to women. and there are many men as well in uniform who are victims of sexual assault. the system has important parts that goes way before there were women in the service. i'm talking about the command centric aspect of the system. the role that the commander plays in the administration of justice. for that we have among others george iii the king to thank. he w
Al Jazeera America
Nov 28, 2013 5:30pm EST
place on the face of the earth. place on the face of the earth. europe looks at us like we don't europe looks at us like we don't know what we're doing - looks at know what we're doing - looks at us like we're crazy. us like we're crazy. >> open nine. >> open nine. >> in this special >> in this special investigation, fault lines gains investigation, fault lines gains unprecedented and exclusive unprecedented and exclusive access to prisons across the access to prisons across the united states and discovers a united states and discovers a booming population of elderly booming population of elderly inmates. inmates. we ask: what's the we ask: what's the true cost of america's true cost of america's "lock'em-up-and-throw-away-the- "lock'em-up-and-throw-away-the- key" approach to justice? key" approach to justice? >> i heard him fall. >> i heard him fall. >> inmates call this the death >> inmates call this the death house. house. the geriatric unit at the joseph the geriatric unit at the joseph harp correctional center in harp correctional center in lexington, oklahoma, holds more lexington
Al Jazeera America
Nov 14, 2013 10:00pm EST
americans -- and the left president obama says americans can keep their policies even if they don't meet the law's requirements. >> this is not a big game, but the game is not over >> a survey by the associated press finds more than 4.2 million americans buy their own health insurance received cancellation notices. a week after one of the worst storms on record officials in the philippines are burying victims in mass graves. the official death toll from typhoon haiyan is more than 4400. more than 800,000 are homeless. >> toronto's embattled mayor, rob ford under pressure to resign, he had to apologise for using obscene language, whilst denying making sexual advance tos a female counsellor. that's the news at this hour. see you back here at 11 eastern, 8 pacific time. "consider this" is next. [ ♪ theme ]. >>> the president promising fixes on his troubled health care plan, "consider this" - the white house, if they can't get it right in 3.5 years, will another year make is different? america's long-held believes about the poor are wrong. they are white and more suburban by the day. what
Al Jazeera America
Nov 4, 2013 8:00pm EST
of this country. right now h i don't they had ths doing that. dean young is promising to change washington with confran confrontation. i can tell you right now 245 tht barack obama don' don't doesn'to go to washington because we don't have a lot in common. >> we are sending far too much money to other countries who do not hon or our princ honor our e are sending too much money to eguesstimate and pakistan. it's one of the things the tea party and the organizations that have been supporting it have been effective in doing it has been threatening and saying, look if you don't tow the line in your city member house we'll go find someone to run against you. >> this is where the battle lines have been drawn. the established candidate has the money and the tea party challenger has grassroots support from the likes of oglsbey. >> we have to keep on keeping on we have remained sigh len sigh o long. >> the mayor of the financialfullfinanciallystrappes decided not to run for a second determine. they will be voting on either duggan and he is widely expected to win. whoever winds will be takingoffice
Al Jazeera America
Nov 9, 2013 5:30pm EST
. >>> . >>> kenya and the fall out from the siege at the mall in nairobi. new rules for the media. reporters don't like them. >>> what's with the israeli journalists moving into politics? >>> commuting the boarding sentence of the new york city subway conductor in our web video of the week. >> when egyptians turned on their televisions, they saw someone they haven't seen in more than four months, their former president. he was in court charged with incitement to cause murder. some journalists were allowed in, but they had to check their phones, cameras and recording devices at the door. it was a carefully core gravelled media event which gave egyptian-state owned media control over how much attention morsi would receive. >> that's as little as possible. since morsi and the muslim brotherhood were ousted, most have supported the transitional authorities. the voices of dissent are growing quieter. the government's backers seem to lack a sense of humor. basa may. ouusef's show was pulled minutes before going on the air after he mocked the public fervor for the egyptian army. his channel which stood
Al Jazeera America
Nov 30, 2013 1:00am EST
they don't need or if there's a false prove. somebody shouldn't get a mastectomy by not checking with a doctor would they? >> well it's a big country. i wouldn't say never. what about a b rc 1 or 2 mutation, i'm not at high risk of breast cancer, thank god i don't have to get those mammograms rmammograms anymore. well, if you've got a mutation it's more like 80%. if you don't have the mutation it goes down to 11.79%. without somebody to explain what this means? me know americans are not very good with percentages because the lotteries are failure irk, the possibility for danger is real. i think it's a combination of the clinical validity being really absent in this stuff and the absence of a trained intermediary. that's what makes this worry worrisome. >> i see ron is headaching his head, go ahead ron. >> if you look at the breast cancer page that they offer at 23 and me, they are extremely careful to explain these risks. we should point out with regard to false negative testing, this was, frequent the test for hiv virus basically it has a 1 in 12 false positive rate, false negat
Al Jazeera America
Nov 4, 2013 9:00pm EST
, we don't want the government to take care of us. >>> a message about shared faith and common values. >> we talk about family, we talk about education, we talk about self dependence. we talk about opportunities for american dream. >> and flowing straight into trouble. a new front in the contest between energy and the environment. >> and good evening. thanks for being with us. i'm joie chen. will they stay or will they go? it is a fair question on this day before off-year elections in many communities around the country truly is an off-off election year, races which might not attract a lot of attention in any other year. but this year political divisions on many levels make quite a few races be bellwether. what we currently call colorado where secessionists want to form a new state. might not have much of a success but it points to a bigger picture of divide. the great sky of colorado's rural community. chris bury begins in cheyenne wells, colorado. >> a belief that the federal government has lost touch with the their people. >> have no idea how hard we work. >> his daughter, a nanny,
Al Jazeera America
Nov 6, 2013 9:00am EST
to office to look you in the eye and tell you the truth even if you don't like the truth being told. that's the jersey way. i know in my heart that what is going to happen tomorrow night is going to send a message not only to everyone in new jersey. tomorrow night america is going to be watching new jersey. >> he calls himself a conservative. most of us see him as a moderate, most analysts do. is that the difference between him and cuccinelli, does the moderate winning of the republican party gain some new traction today? >> i think just a little bit. but if you're talking about christie for president in 2016, i still think it's a huge long shot for obvious reasons. namely when you get him to the primary season for the republicans, he's going to seem way, way, way too liberal particularly on social issues for a lot of folks. he is a pretty unique character. just listening to that just now sort of thinking i'm listening to tony soprano. brash, catholic, tough guy, he has the vibrato which has played very well and comes interestingly against the backdrop of the state with very high taxes an
Al Jazeera America
Nov 27, 2013 10:00pm EST
these discrepancies and they bring up all sorts of quibbling details. the fact is they don't have answers to these largers issues which is accountability and responsibility and oversight. they have the ability to investigate. they have certified humane officers to issue citations, to make arrest, to investigate. here in los angeles, the d.a. reliance on it to pursue animal cruelty investigations, not the they just don't do these things. so this public trust in various manifestations have been enrusted to them and they aren't making use of it. >> hermella what is the viewer question? >> on twitter wants to know, does each animal have its own advocate on set and how are they held accountable? >> sag afhra productions because of this grant have these monitors on set i believe most of the time although there are holes where sometimes there are late notifications and distant notifications where different things come up where they're not there. but basically what happens is that the on-set monitor oversees the action and writes up reports on a daily basis of what they find and then send it into
Al Jazeera America
Nov 29, 2013 10:00pm EST
. to monitor foreign lanes in that area. china's neighbors don't recognize owners of that area. >>> authorities are shutting down healthcare.org for more work. the administration pledged to have that website up and running tomorrow. won't be able to log on for 11 hours overnight. >>> looks like online shopping was a big hit. sales were up 20% over thanksgiving last year. many brick and mortar stores are are reporting records during the extended hours. >>> you can find us online at aljazeera.com. have a great holiday weekend. >> companies claim their $99 dna tests can tell you everything from where your ancestors came from to potential health concerns. but consider this, why is the government telling the maker of the home made dna kits to stop marketing? >>> kitty kelly looks back on her 30 years of writing unauthorized biographies. ings amazon.com, why doant it turn a huge profit? >>> the government has gotten involved telling the leading company in direct to consumer in home dna testing to suspend all marketing and advertising efforts. is this a case of consumer protection or yet another insta
Al Jazeera America
Nov 14, 2013 1:00am EST
enrollment, some haven't paid. some of the insurance companies don't consider that number to be accurate. so, there are supposed to be 39,000 to meet the original plans. how does this work? >> have you ever gone shopping on the web? you put something in your shopping cart and then you just don't buy it or you put it off? and it's still in your cart. they are counting people who put a healthcare plan in their shopping cart but haven't paid for it yet. we don't know if those people are actually going to enroll. about a third of that 106,000 are in california, who enrolled on a state website which is working very well. that's about a third of the total. and it's in one state. it's a big state. but it's in one state. look, what the add miles per hourstration has to do, number 1, is come up with a new plan, not a new affordable care plan but a new plan for exactly how they are going to fix it. people don't want to hear more apologies, more explanations. they want to hear exactly what the plan is to fix this thing and stop drawing red lines, stop saying it's going to be fixed by november 30th or d
Al Jazeera America
Nov 21, 2013 12:00am EST
, that people were saying joseph paul franklin would suffer from this injection? >> i really don't care about it. justice was done. 33 years, they did what they did, he did the crime and trying to pay for it now. i don't care about the drug or whatever. i wish i was there, i wanted to be there, i wish i could have shot the drug up in him. >> you wish you could have done it yourself? >> i wish coy have done it myself. >> we want to change directions here. the stabbing of craigh des by his own are son. aaron alexis unsuccessfully tried to get help from the virginia and in the state senator dees his son aunt received a mental health evaluation the night before his attempted murder suicide. he was turned away we learn because the state had no beds. the claim that was denied. >> gus dedees, spied the troopers and first responders efforts he did die at the scene. >> the death of gus dees is investigated as a murder-suicide murder-suicide. state senator craigh dees was stabbed several times. >> his son, austin c. dees had an altercation at the dees residence. dees was able to leave the scene on foot an
Al Jazeera America
Oct 31, 2013 10:00pm EDT
here or jug there will. >> reporter: he says his food stamps already don't stretch enough to feed him every month. he relies on extra help from the food planty and soup kitchen. >> we are here for the community. and they do have a place they can come to either to shop in the panty, have a hot sit down dinner or be part of our senior program where we serve a hot breakfast and supper. >> reporter: it is one of the largest in the country. 12,000 meals a month are served here at this location alone and administrators of the food bank say these cuts are daunting if not catastrophic. >> two thirds of the people on the snap program are children working parents, senior citizens and people are disabilities. 800,000 veterans receive snap benefits. >> reporter: experts say the cuts make it tougher for millions to put food on the table. >> this is a nationwide problem in all 50 states. we need national federal leadership to prevent the problem from getting worse. >> reporter: over '47 million people will have their food assistance cut and panties and soup kitchens will face further strain. >>> jo
Al Jazeera America
Nov 25, 2013 11:30am EST
don't believe that the process is currently conducted is something that could possibly envisioned. and my first law review article was on the federalist paper, and i teach constitutional history. and here is why. supreme court nominees have always been the subject. even from 1789. so he was promptly subject to no consent by the senate. so for the supreme court, there has always been -- they have always been highly politically charged. but what has happened in the last 40 years is this has trickled down to the court of amiles level, and to the district court level. and it's truly unfortunate, because i think it has a negative effect on those who are the most qualified to serve. those who have the widest experience, those who should be easy -- it should be easy to confirm them. so the framers believed in a senatorial advice role, but it was never this bill political show. short of the supreme court. >> so now that you have said that, looking back at recent history, the inch is still pretty wet on this new rule to take down the 60 votes needed and move to a simple 51-49 majority. do
Al Jazeera America
Nov 28, 2013 1:00am EST
is they don't have the fact is they don't have answers to these largers issues answers to these largers issues which is which is accountability and accountability and responsibility and oversight. responsibility and oversight. they have the ability to they have the ability to investigate. investigate. they have certified humane they have certified humane officers to issue citations, to officers to issue citations, to make arrest, to investigate. make arrest, to investigate. here in los angeles, the d.a. here in los angeles, the d.a. reliance on it to pursue animal reliance on it to pursue animal cruelty investigations, not the cruelty investigations, not the police. police. they just don't do these things. they just don't do these things. so this public trust in various so this public trust in various manifestations have been manifestations have been enrusted to them and they aren't enrusted to them and they aren't making use of it. making use of it. >> hermella what is the viewer >> hermella what is the viewer question? question? >> on twitter wants to know, >> on twitter wants to know, does
Al Jazeera America
Nov 13, 2013 7:30pm EST
and you don't know what it's like to pick yourself back up, you will not be ready for that adversity. >> so the son of mel brooks and an ba bancroft raised a priviled life for you. what was that moment like for you. it was a strange dichotomy. i had everything i never had to work and i was kurs rs kurs curd with dyslexia. my night was stooding to get a c plus and it made me comfortable with hard work. knowing i had to dig in and bjork threworkthree tiles timesy next to me. my brain was not built for this world. that was my childhood. >>> we have our community coming in talking about zombies. it's a hoar a herd mentality. those that follow talking media and don't follow their own brains need something to survive. it's a consequence of our own making that use us ir uses ourss against us there is a shift in how they are being used in 1968. we were talking about this before the show. we saw the rise in the 0' 70s ad now we have the last 13 years. 28 days later and the walking dead. what do they signify now. >> i think they are a different congress and different writers are using them for
Al Jazeera America
Nov 9, 2013 12:00am EST
is worse than me. you know, so i end up smiling because if i don't i'll cry. >> are you up? jaylen, jaden. >> i have three kids. quiet is something i definitely don't get. devon is my oldest, he's 12, middle school, seventh grade. my are jaylen is my little mama. my youngest is jaden he's six, the baby. i make their lunches the night before, pack them in the morning. breakfasts are done at night and then just warmed up in the morning. >> last minute check make sure your book bags are packed, hair is combed, faces washed. we're normally out the door at 6:30, 6:35 if all goes well, prayer is essential, transportation, reliable transportation, because i don't have a car. because in order for me to go to their school i have to catch a cab from my job to their school which is $40. for me to go to award ceremonies or pick up a sick child is not in my budgets. all right, here, bye. jayla behave. be good little boy. >> other than that i still get the kids out on their bus on time. it's then whether i will make my bus. i take two trains and then another bus. i like to get out here a few minutes ea
Al Jazeera America
Nov 14, 2013 9:00pm EST
. they don't want them to become security, and so that is hampering getting enough trucks and vehicles on the road, in some of the most devastated areas. in terms of how people here are reacting at the southern end of the island, and really escapes a lot of the winds a lot of the damage, but there's a huge effort here. i was in one of the buildings just by the airport runway, and people just exhausted stretched out on the floor, and one woman just sitting upright, who just a stream of grief and tears coming out of here. so even though we are a fair way away from the center, you can see even here, just how hard people have been hit. >> harry, so with security a big issue there, when you are at the airport, and they are making plans on how to distribute the aid are they talks about security and what they can do? >> certainly there are an increasing number of troops. we have seen reports of taken to the streets, there are u.s. marines as well at the airport. assisting in the operation. eight aircraft are now being deployed. it was fumier until just recently when the u.s. doubled that numb
Al Jazeera America
Nov 15, 2013 1:00am EST
. they don't want words, they want whether we can make sure that they are in a better place when we made that commitment. >> no one could identify anything the president could do it administratively to keep the pledge. let's be clear, the only way to fully help the american people is to scrap this law >> for more on what the president's new rules would mean on anyone that lost their shirns, i'm joined by emily ethridge, health care staff writer with roll call. the president's new plans, insurance commissioner said: >> along with being the mess is bandaid? >> it's not a band aid, but it's a difficult thing for insurance companies and commissioners to figure out. they have six weeks left in the year to scramble and put the policies back together. they have decided it may not happen this year or maybe next year. it's a lift - paperwork wise, administratively, it will be difficult to make this happen. >> one of the other issues that john boehner raised is that obamacare can't be fixed with an administrative action by the president. does it require legislation. now. >> we are going to see the
Al Jazeera America
Nov 9, 2013 9:00pm EST
and denied a second time. >> then it started to leak. i am hoping that my boilers will hold out. if they don't, i'll borrow money. i'll use my credit cards again. she was told that she was not eligible now because she did not stay in a hotel paid for by the government after the storm. but she has a pet. >> that would have been the exceptions that they should have allowed. because most hotels will not take a pet. >> those tr criteria of those wo stayed with family or friends or stayed in the damaged homes to protect them one of the ways the workers described the ways as arbitrary. after a year of uncertainty, after losing her home in almost everything else, rosaline is trying to move forward. she said that door after door has been shut on her and her family. what hurts most is the refusal of the red cross to help. >> what did you think when you got that phone call saying that you were not going to get that money? >> it was wrong. i thought it was wrong. and i said that to him. you know, this is unfair. there was never that idea that i was not going to be uneligible. there was never that conve
CNN
Nov 10, 2013 8:00am PST
to be compromised? >> first, i just want equate my book with this false book. no, here's the thing. i don't know what lara logan knew. she spent a year working on this story. if she paid attention we would know on the night of the attacks, mitt romney politicized this tragedy for his own agenda and trashed the president and trashed secretary clinton and said they were sympathizing with the attackers so "60 minutes" and its story is another version of the same hoax and scandal that they unearthed as "60 minutes" has nothing to do with benghazi. their willingness to be duped by the right. >> is part of the problem here how cbs initially reacted to this story so quick to defend davies and so unwilling to allow that there might have been a problem? >> yes. that's part of the problem. the bigger problem though is them not being open about their reporting process. why were they so quick to defend him given the fact that there was a discrepancy about his actual presence there? they made you think they had done their due del diligence so to say we didn't do our due diligence on this makes you really que
Al Jazeera America
Nov 24, 2013 11:00pm EST
don't think iran should be negotiating at all, convincing them otherwise is a task president hasan rouhani will have to face. the president is not the only one pleased from these talks. the ayatollah khomeini has applauded these talks and also iran's negotiating team and it also might just be his voice that's the only thing that can silence hard-liners and give this deal a chance of successing. al jazeera teheran. >> stay with us, we'll have a lot more of it later tonight. >>> still up, afghan leaders have voted to keep the u.s. troops in afghanistan. al jazeera's jane ferguson explains. >> this was metropolitan to be a day of agreement but many left feeling more confused than ever. the jurga, which was a gathering of afghan whys, in reference to president karzai's announcement on thursday that he won't sign the deal until after elections next april. on sunday he stuck to his position that he needed more time to get a better deal from washington. that didn't satisfy the head of the jurga and the drama on stage played out live on tv. >> translator: i want to repeat again, american
Al Jazeera America
Nov 25, 2013 10:00pm EST
level at the end as it goes in. >> why don't we start on the positive side. let's look at strengths of the deal. the most intrusive inspections, it stalls. the march towards nuclear capability with all the restrictions, and we are giving away small concessions on sanctions because it's really in the grand scheme of the sanction, it's really not that much that we are giving up. do you think it's a good deal? >> this was the final deal, it would not be a good deal. mr pickering said we are in an interim stage. my concern is we get the intruce i-in possessions which is a -- intrusive inspections by is a good thing. there's nothing about the military aspects of the nuclear program, and the ability to visit the parcheen site north west of tehran, which is a major concern. that's part of the challenge, that there has been parallel activity ongoing that has been concerning the western powers for some time in addition to the enrichment that was spoken about. that's my concern that during the six-month deal they may be able to cap the 20% enrichment efforts and neutralize it to some degree.
Al Jazeera America
Nov 20, 2013 12:00am EST
tornado barged into the too. >> you can see the black funnel cloud going up there. i don't know if that was the starting of it -- >> reporter: so you were outside and snapped this picture -- >> i was on the front porch there, and i just snapped it right over in that area here. and i could hear it howling and blowing, and i stood for just a few minutes, maybe not even over a minute. and it kept moving towards us, because i thought it was going to go more north. and that's when i told her, i said we have got to get out of here. i don't know how to explain it. it came so fast and was gone so fast. have >> reporter: they have been married 57 years and never been twister. >> i was doing something at the table, and that's when he said let's get to the basement. >> reporter: what did you hear from the basement? >> oh, banging and knocking and hitting and -- you know -- i figured it was that one tree or this tree falling on our house, but it was everything. >> reporter: the two hunkered in their basement and listened to the storm ravage their roof. it only lasted a few minutes, but it w
Al Jazeera America
Nov 7, 2013 1:00am EST
, this is beyond any doubl don my pun that i opinion that was m that caused the death of yasser arafat. >> for widow and daughter it's 10100% . >> when they came to the house and told me he just died. i will not stop. me and my daughter will go to all courts all over the world to punish who did this crime. >> now that i have proof that he was poisoned, i feel a relief, actually. a final closure will be knowing who killed him and the motive and the ambition behind it. >> more than 40 years of research have given scientist knowledge of the average levels of pulonium and radioactive led in human schedul schedule skeletons. >> everyone has a tiny amount of pulonium in their bones. the amount in yasser arafat is 900 mfg and that is 18 or 30 tiles the average depen depending on the li literature. the soil around his bones bones sed 18 times high ir. on a scale t of confidence. the data support poison being at level five. these results conif i recall a theory of pulonium poisoning first put forward last year and then the same skin tis found that arafat's blood was contaminated with the pe pew
Al Jazeera America
Nov 11, 2013 4:00pm EST
to get out of the house because the water is really coming in. i have three kids. i don't know what to do. and then we transfer to the house of my mother. >> as the people walk they pass many bodies on the side of the road. in places the stench is becoming unbearable. removing the bodies is a slow process. those that are being collected are taken to a makeshift morgue. after which they are being taken to makeshift graves. >>> very little recovery efforts going on. clearly there is still not enough food and water to go around and there doesn't seem to be then picking through the rubble looking for missing. at the moment people still seem to be in the survival mode. many challenges lay ahead for this place. looting is still a problem. here the remaims of a supermarket -- remains of a supermarket are being picked through and taken away. with so many bodies lying around and no sanitation, other health problems may soon arise. >> we want to prevent diarrhea because we don't have water. then also, from those who have fever and of course, maybe lepto spirosis. >> wayne hay, al jazeera, tacloban.
Al Jazeera America
Nov 12, 2013 1:00am EST
are scavenging for food among the debris. they don't have shelter. imagine what it must be like to be here at night-time. it's difficult to pick your way through the debris in the day. at night-time it's black. there's absolutely no light whatsoever. and now it's raining. tonight is going to be an extremely miserable time for the survivors who are still out there and who help, hep hasn't shelter. >> the other horror and health hazard - we see it in the pictures - bodies are strewn everywhere. nobody can move them at this point, because they are more concerned with survivors. >> of course. it's important for us to deal with those that have survived and ensure that they survive in the coming days, weeks, months. and to come and immediately they need food, clean water, they need shelter and medical supplies, and aid agencies such as save the children prioritise the survivors to ensure they are well taken care of, children can recover. no child should have to go through a catastrophic disaster such as this one. >> i wish you the best in your there. >> thank you for joining us tonight and givin
Al Jazeera America
Oct 31, 2013 9:00pm EDT
the affidavit? >> i -- i -- i don't think the corporations are -- are really mentioned in that sense. it's talking about how they raise money, and the influence -- how thomas calderon who is also -- he was an assemblyman, and -- he was just an assembly man, and he is raising money, he is the chair of this nonprofit, californians for diversity which is named 20 times throughout the affidavit, it is an alleged slush fund. >> and the family itself has been prolific at legal fund-raising. raising money for their campaigns. much of it comes through insurance companies in part because for decades now the calderon have sat on powerful insurance committees. committees known as juice committees. >> obviously there is much more happening on this story. we'll ask you to continue to follow up and bring us details as they come to you. thank you both for being here tonight. >>> up next we're going to continue our week long focus, sex crimes on campus. how a young man's life was turned upside down from what was ultimately found to be a false allegation. stay tuned. ♪ >>> tonight in our focus on sex c
Al Jazeera America
Nov 12, 2013 10:00am EST
people to look for protection in whatever is left of their homes. >> we have to stay here because we don't have any money to leave. but we don't have anything to improve our shelter either, so we'll have to cope. >> reporter: helicopters and the aid they are supposed to be delivering stay grounded. that means more waiting for those who have received little or no assistance from the outside. some areas remain cut off to vehicles, trekking across the debris is the only way in or out. in some areas it took houses completely away. others were able to stand up to the force of the waves despite the fact that the water rose to halfway up the second story. >> there are many people still missing. here those who have been found are stored on a stage on what used to be a children's day care center. this woman is struggling with the pain of losing her one year old niece and seeing their home destroyed. they used to not care about storms in this area, because they have experienced so many. now they are scared to stay here. >> translator: after the typhoon we heard rumors that the water was coming in
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